Tag: Texas Conjunto Music Hall of Fame and Museum

Museum talks still underway

By HEATHER CATHLEEN COX Staff Writer Reporter@sbnewspaper.com The proverbial clock is ticking as San Benito officials race to spend $1.2 million in funds from a Certificate of Obligation nearly a decade old, in an effort to establish what will henceforth be known as the Cultural Heritage Museum of San Benito. City Manager Manuel Lara said of …

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Museum’s future up for discussion

  By HEATHER CATHLEEN COX Special to the NEWS December may just be the month that San Benito City Officials decide the fate of the San Benito Cultural Heritage Museum, said Rey Avila, founder of the Texas Conjunto Hall of fame and Museum, with regard to an upcoming meeting of the San Benito City Commission …

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Nowhere is Home …For Now: Site of Cultural Heritage Museum in question

By MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ Managing Editor editor@sbnewspaper.com Plans may soon change for the San Benito Cultural Heritage Museum, an amenity that local officials hoped would serve as the future home of the Freddy Fender Museum, the San Benito History Museum and the Texas Conjunto Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Originally, City of San Benito officials …

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Conjunto Music HOF extends 5K run registration deadline

By FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ Staff Writer reporter@sbnewspaper.com Rey Avila, President of the Texas Conjunto Music Hall of Fame and Museum, has announced that the pre-registration deadline for the Inaugural Squeezebox Boom 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk has been extended. The deadline for pre-registration is now Wednesday, Oct. 30 to guarantee a t-shirt. “It’s to …

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Conjunto HOF plans BOOM 5K run, 1 mile walk

Texas Conjunto Music HOF

Special to the NEWS The Texas Conjunto Music Hall of Fame and Museum will be hosting the Inaugural Squeezebox Boom 5K and 1 Mile Walk Museum Fundraiser at Heavin Resaca Trail on Saturday, Nov. 9. The event is the first of its kind hosted by the museum, which is being established as a means to …

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Johnny Canales among Conjunto HOF inductees

By FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ Staff Writer reporter@sbnewspaper.com The Texas Conjunto Music Hall of Fame and Museum will host its 13th annual induction ceremony on Saturday, June 22, at the San Benito Community Building on 210 E. Heywood St. This year, the Conjunto HOF will welcome five new members, each boasting prestigious statuses. Live music entertainment …

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Valentine’s Dance to benefit Texas Conjunto Music HOF and Museum

Special to the NEWS The Texas Conjunto Music Hall of Fame and Museum presents the Seventh Annual Valentine’s Dance, “Noche de Ronda,” featuring Noe Pro and The Band. The dance is scheduled from 8 p.m. to 12 midnight Saturday, Feb. 9, at the San Benito Knights of Columbus Hall, 826 E. Stenger St. Presale admission …

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